Humankind: a hopeful history
(Book)

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(4)
4 star
 
(0)
3 star
 
(0)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(1)
Contributors:
Manton, Elizabeth, translator.
Moore, Erica, translator.
Status:
Athens Drive Community - Adult Non-Fiction
128 BREGM
Cary Regional - Adult Non-Fiction
128 BREGM
North Regional - Adult Non-Fiction has 3
128 BREGM
Copies
Location
Call Number
Status
Athens Drive Community - Adult Non-Fiction
128 BREGM
On Shelf
Cary Regional - Adult Non-Fiction
128 BREGM
On Shelf
Duraleigh Road - Adult Non-Fiction
128 BREGM
Checked out
Fuquay-Varina Community - Adult Non-Fiction
128 BREGM
Checked out
Leesville Community - Adult Non-Fiction
128 BREGM
Remote Storage
North Regional - Adult Non-Fiction
128 BREGM
On Shelf
North Regional - Adult Non-Fiction
128 BREGM
On Shelf
North Regional - Adult Non-Fiction
128 BREGM
On Shelf
North Regional - Adult Non-Fiction
128 BREGM
Checked out
Oberlin Regional - Adult Non-Fiction
128 BREGM
On Shelf
Southeast Regional - Adult Non-Fiction
128 BREGM
On Shelf
Southeast Regional - Adult Non-Fiction
128 BREGM
On Shelf
West Regional - Adult Non-Fiction
128 BREGM
On Shelf
More Details
Published:
New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2020.
Format:
Book
Edition:
First English-language edition.
Physical Desc:
xviii, 461 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780316418539, 0316418536, 9780316418539

Notes

General Note
"Originally published September 2019 in the Netherlands as De meeste mensen deugen by De Correspondent (de correspondent.nl), a member-funded journalism platform for independent voices"--Title page verso.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description
"If there is one belief that has united the left and the right, psychologists and philosophers, ancient thinkers and modern ones, it is the tacit assumption that humans are bad. It's a notion that drives newspaper headlines and guides the laws that shape our lives. From Machiavelli to Hobbes, Freud to Pinker, the roots of this belief have sunk deep into Western thought beings, we're taught, are by nature selfish and governed primarily by self-interest. But what if it isn't true? International bestseller Rutger Bregman provides new perspective on the past 200,000 years of human history, setting out to prove that we are hardwired for kindness, geared toward cooperation rather than competition, and more inclined to trust rather than distrust one another."--Publisher's description.
Also in This Series
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Bregman, R., Manton, E., & Moore, E. (2020). Humankind: a hopeful history. First English-language edition. New York, Little, Brown and Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Bregman, Rutger, 1988-, Elizabeth, Manton and Erica, Moore. 2020. Humankind: A Hopeful History. New York, Little, Brown and Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Bregman, Rutger, 1988-, Elizabeth, Manton and Erica, Moore, Humankind: A Hopeful History. New York, Little, Brown and Company, 2020.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Bregman, Rutger, et al. Humankind: A Hopeful History. First English-language edition. New York, Little, Brown and Company, 2020.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2022. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
3b12a6b1-fb86-cd81-c406-eb6a6f7d7930
Go To GroupedWork

Record Information

Last Horizon Extract TimeDec 04, 2022 11:30:59 PM
Last File Modification TimeDec 05, 2022 05:40:26 AM
Last Grouped Work Modification TimeDec 06, 2022 05:23:01 AM

MARC Record

LEADER03486nam a2200529 i 4500
001in902071132
00520200601084700.0
008200527s2020    nyua     b    001 0 eng d
010 |a  2020930773
020 |a 9780316418539|c $30.00
020 |a 0316418536|c $30.00
020 |a 9780316418539|q (hbk.)
040 |a TnLvILS|b eng|c TnLvILS|e rda
08204|a 128|2 23
092 |a 128 BREGM
1001 |a Bregman, Rutger,|d 1988-|e author.
24510|a Humankind :|b a hopeful history /|c Rutger Bregman ; translated from the Dutch by Elizabeth Manton and Erica Moore.
250 |a First English-language edition.
264 1|a New York :|b Little, Brown and Company,|c 2020.
300 |a xviii, 461 pages :|b illustrations ;|c 25 cm
336 |a text|2 rdacontent
337 |a unmediated|2 rdamedia
338 |a volume|2 rdacarrier
500 |a "Originally published September 2019 in the Netherlands as De meeste mensen deugen by De Correspondent (de correspondent.nl), a member-funded journalism platform for independent voices"--Title page verso.
520 |a "If there is one belief that has united the left and the right, psychologists and philosophers, ancient thinkers and modern ones, it is the tacit assumption that humans are bad. It's a notion that drives newspaper headlines and guides the laws that shape our lives. From Machiavelli to Hobbes, Freud to Pinker, the roots of this belief have sunk deep into Western thought beings, we're taught, are by nature selfish and governed primarily by self-interest. But what if it isn't true? International bestseller Rutger Bregman provides new perspective on the past 200,000 years of human history, setting out to prove that we are hardwired for kindness, geared toward cooperation rather than competition, and more inclined to trust rather than distrust one another."--Publisher's description.
504 |a Includes bibliographical references and index.
650 0|a Human beings
650 0|a Philisophical anthropology.
650 0|a Human behavior
7001 |a Manton, Elizabeth,|e translator.
7001 |a Moore, Erica,|e translator.
949 |b 32046820313877|c SYSANFI|d 128 BREGM|l NOR|n 7380213|o 0|s i|w 04/28/2020|x 4|y BK
949 |b 32046820313893|c SYSANFI|d 128 BREGM|l OBR|n 7380215|o 0|s i|w 04/28/2020|x 7|y BK
949 |b 32046820313901|c SYSANFI|d 128 BREGM|l CRY|n 7380216|o 0|s i|w 04/28/2020|x 8|y BK
949 |b 32046820313919|c SYSANFI|d 128 BREGM|l SER|n 7380217|o 0|s i|w 04/28/2020|x 7|y BK
949 |b 32046820313943|c SYSANFI|d 128 BREGM|l ADR|n 7380220|o 0|s i|w 04/28/2020|x 11|y BK
949 |b 32046820313984|c SYSANFI|d 128 BREGM|l SER|n 7380224|o 0|s i|w 04/28/2020|x 5|y BK
949 |b 32046820313992|c SYSANFI|d 128 BREGM|l NOR|n 7380225|o 0|s i|w 04/28/2020|x 8|y BK
949 |b 32046820314008|c SYSANFI|d 128 BREGM|l WRL|n 7380226|o 0|s i|w 04/28/2020|x 10|y BK
949 |b 32046820313885|c SYSANFI|d 128 BREGM|l NOR|n 7989993|o 0|s i|w 04/26/2022|x 0|y BK
949 |b 32046820313935|c SYSANFI|d 128 BREGM|l FUQ|n 7380219|o 1|s l|w 04/28/2020|x 10|y BK
949 |b 32046820313968|c SYSANFI|d 128 BREGM|l WRL|n 7380222|o 1|s l|w 04/28/2020|x 7|y BK
949 |b 32046820313927|c SYSANFI|d 128 BREGM|l NOR|n 7380218|o 0|s o|w 04/28/2020|x 14|y BK
949 |b 32046820313950|c SYSANFI|d 128 BREGM|l DUR|n 7380221|o 0|s o|w 04/28/2020|x 9|y BK
949 |b 32046820314016|c SYSANFI|d 128 BREGM|l FUQ|n 7380227|o 0|s o|w 04/28/2020|x 11|y BK
949 |b 32046820313976|c SYSANFI|d 128 BREGM|l LEE|n 7380223|o 0|s remote|w 04/28/2020|x 9|y BK
999 |a 744851